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PSoC 4 Multiple Phenomena Sensing (Senzei®) | Cypress Semiconductor

PSoC 4 Multiple Phenomena Sensing (Senzei®)

Last Updated: 
Jun 08, 2020
Features Symbol Diagram
  • Offers industry-leading CapSense® capacitive-sensing and MagSense™ inductive-sensing.
    • Supports CapSense self-capacitance (CSD) and mutual-capacitance (CSX) sensing methods.
    • Supports MagSense inductive-sensing (ISX), up to frequencies of 3 MHz.
  • Features SmartSense™ auto-tuning technology for CapSense capacitive-sensing that accelerates the design cycle.
  • Supports various sensor widgets, such as buttons, matrix buttons, sliders, touchpads, and proximity sensors.
  • Provides ultra-low power consumption and liquid tolerant CapSense capacitive-sensing technology.
  • Integrates and easy-to-use, comprehensive, graphical Tuner GUI tool for real-time tuning, testing, and debugging.
  • Provides superior immunity against external noise and low radiated emission.
  • Contains built-in self-test (BIST) library for implementing Class-B requirements for CapSense capacitive-sensing
  • Supports one-finger and two-finger gestures for CapSense capacitive-sensing designs.

General Description

Senzei is a hybrid sensing solution, incorporating the strengths of CapSense and MagSense. Senzei can be used in a variety of applications and products where conventional mechanical buttons can be replaced with sleek human interfaces to transform the way users interact with electronic systems. It features CapSense support for various sensor widgets using both CSX and CSD sensing methods, and MagSense inductive sensing widgets, delivering robust, intelligent, and easy-to-use sensing solutions for a variety of applications in the consumer, industrial, automotive, and IoT spaces..